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Old Bailey Judges at the Central Criminal Court


His Honour Judge Richard Hawkins QC 1992 - 2012

His Honour Judge Gerald Gordon 1994 - 2017

His Honour Judge Giles Forrester QC 1995 - 2011

Her Honour Judge Ann Goddard QC 1997 - 2008

His Honour Judge David Paget QC 1998 - 2012

His Honour Judge Martin Stephens QC 1999 - 2012

His Honour Judge Brian Barker QC 2000 - 2015 - The Recorder from 2013, previously the Common Serjeant

His Honour Judge Jeremy Roberts QC 2000 - 2011

His Honour Judge Peter Beaumont QC 2001 - 2013 - The Recorder from 2004, previously the Common Serjeant

His Honour Judge Christopher Moss QC 2002 - 2018

His Honour Judge Anthony Morris QC 2003 - 2017

His Honour Judge Richard Hone QC 2005 - 2017

His Honour Judge Stephen Kramer QC 2005 - 2017

His Honour Judge Peter Rook QC 2005 - 2017

His Honour Judge Peter Thornton QC 2007 - 2016

His Honour Judge Paul Worsley QC 2007 - 2016

His Honour Judge Timothy Pontius 2008 - 2016

His Honour Judge John Bevan QC 2011 - 2017

His Honour Judge Charles Wide QC 2011 - 2016

His Honour Judge Nicholas Cooke QC 2012 - 2018

Her Honour Judge Wendy Joseph QC 2012

His Honour Judge Richard Marks QC 2012 - The Common Serjeant from 2015

Her Honour Judge Rebecca Poulet QC 2012 - 2020

His Honour Judge Nicholas Hilliard QC 2013 - 2019 - The Recorder from 2015, previously the Common Serjeant

His Honour Judge Michael Topolski QC 2015 - 2018

His Honour Judge Mark Lucraft QC 2017  - The Recorder from 2020

His Honour Judge Philip Katz QC - 2017

Her Honour Judge Ann Molyneux QC - 2017

Her Honour Judge Anuja Dhir QC  - 2017

His Honour Judge Anthony Leonard QC - 2017

Her Honour Judge Sarah Munro QC - 2017

His Honour Judge Mark Dennis QC - 2018

His Honour Judge Nigel Lickley QC - 2018

Her Honour Judge Angela Rafferty QC - 2019

His Honour Judge John Hillen - 2019


A Decade of Criminal Justice

A compilation of the valedictory speeches given for those listed above who retired between 2010-2019. To order a copy, ISBN-978-1-5272-6969-9 please follow this link.


To read more of the Central Criminal Court, follow this link to the City of London website, or this for the Ministry of Justice.


For an historical record of all past Recorders and Common Serjeants, and Sheriffs, download the spreadsheet in the Past Masters’ archive.

October 2020

© Nigel Pullman 2020